Robert Downey Jr is one of Hollywood’s most bankable and lucrative actors. Over the years, the actor has gained popularity with his role in the biggest franchise. Downey Jr has been part of the MCU and has played Iron Man for a long time. The actor has risen to fame with his famous robotic character. While the actor has gathered much net worth by being associated with Marvel, he is recently part of Christopher Nolan’s directed film Oppenheimer.
There is no denying that Christopher Nolan has worked on several top-notch films in Hollywood. Each of his films has been meticulously crafted. Oppenheimer is one of the highly anticipated films of this year. The movie star Cillian Murphy in the lead. Robert Downey Jr, Matt Damon, and Emily Blunt are also part of the biographical drama film. While the 58-year-old is known for gaining huge through the MCU franchise, let’s find out how much the actor earn by starring in Oppenheimer.
How much did Robert Downey Jr earn from Oppenheimer?
Oppenheimer is all set to release in the theatres next month. The movie is directed by Christopher Nolan and made with a huge budget of US $100 Million. It features an ensemble cast that includes Rami Malek, Emily Blunt, Matt Damon, Cillian Murphy, and Robert Downey Jr.
Downey Jr, the beloved Marvel star, is set to play a pivotal role in the upcoming film. The biographical drama film stars Murphy in the lead role. The Iron Man star will play the role of the American businessman and naval officer Lewis Strauss in Oppenheimer. His character in the film is based on a real-life individual. Strauss was a well-known American naval officer, businessman, and philanthropist.
The 58-year-old actor who charged huge during his time in the Marvel franchise is playing a supporting role in the movie. The Sherlock Holmes actor is charging $4 million for his role in the film.
Murphy, who is the protagonist in the film in the film is charging $5 million.
What is Oppenheimer about?
Christopher Nolan’s much-awaited film of the year Oppenheimer is about to come out. The movie is a biographical drama on J. Robert Oppenheimer who was an American theoretical physicist. It is directed by Christopher Nolan and written by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin, and based on the book American Prometheus.
The film star Cillian Murphy as the protagonist. Oppenheimer is the first project Nolan under Universal after parting ways with Warner Bros. The cast of the film also includes Robert Downey Jr., Matt Damon, and Emily Blunt.
Oppenheimer is slated to release on 21st July 2023.